Mayor Gray Highlights Town Branch as Part of his State of the City

Jan. 16, 2018 by

In Mayor Gray’s final State of the City he addressed improvements to the existing parks system, and highlighted that construction of Town Branch Commons is set for later this year. http://www.kentucky.com/news/local/counties/fayette-county/article194956159.html Image courtesy of Lexington Herald Leader

Travelers spent $2 billion in Fayette County – Town Branch set as a key future asset

Nov. 27, 2017 by

Town Branch Commons and the Park will both be considered major Downtown assets helping to add tot he appeal for business travelers. https://www.lanereport.com/83998/2017/11/bluegrass-market-review-travelers-spent-2-billion-in-fayette-county/ Image of the Lexington Convention Center renovation. Courtesy of The Lane Report and NBBJ / EOP Architects.

Meet SCAPE, the architects designing urban landscapes to stand the test of time

Nov. 15, 2017 by

Understanding the processes of SCAPE’s founding principals. https://www.curbed.com/2017/11/15/16644270/scape-landscape-architecture-kate-orff-groundbreakers-2017 Image courtesy of www.curbed.com

Main Street Baptist and City Reach an Agreement on Parking, Taking the Next Steps in the Success of Town Branch Park

Nov. 7, 2017 by

The City of Lexington and Main Street Baptist have come to an agreement that will both provide parking for the church and access to Town Branch Park. http://www.kentucky.com/news/local/counties/fayette-county/article183289651.html    

Kate Orff, Lead Designer of Town Branch Commons, Named MacArthur Fellow

Oct. 11, 2017 by

Congratulations to Kate Orff, partner and founder of SCAPE Landscape Architecture, and lead designer of Town Branch Greenway and Park, for being named the first landscape architect to be named to the prestigious MacArthur Foundation fellowship. KATE ORFF WINS MACARTHUR GRANT

Control of Jefferson Street Bridge Will Help Expansion of Town Branch Park

Sep. 19, 2017 by

Discussion of how the transfer of the Jefferson Street Bridge to the City’s control could ultimately help expansion of the Lexington Convention Center and development of Town Branch Park. http://www.kentucky.com/news/local/counties/fayette-county/article174189176.html

Town Branch Greenway and Park Featured in the Architect Magazine

Jul. 29, 2017 by

The Town Branch Greenway and Park were recently featured in Architect Newspaper. http://www.architectmagazine.com/design/the-uncertain-fate-of-tiger_o

Town Branch Park to be Significant Addition to Downtown

Jun. 28, 2017 by

Town Branch Park was recently called the most significant addition to Downtown since Rupp Arena in the Lexington Herald Leader. http://www.kentucky.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/tom-eblen/article158297229.html

Town Branch Park Renderings and Initial Gifts Featured in Herald Leader

Jun. 28, 2017 by

New renderings of Town Branch Park and $5 Million in initial gifts were recently featured in the Lexington Herald Leader. http://www.kentucky.com/news/local/counties/fayette-county/article158273184.html

Town Branch Park Featured in Architects Newspaper

Jun. 27, 2017 by

New renderings revealed for SCAPE’s revamp of downtown Lexington, Kentucky